O’Brien resignation less than surprising

The Winsted Journal Editorial

News that Board of Education Chairman Kathleen O’Brien has resigned from the board after less than two years on the job came abruptly, if not surprisingly, on Tuesday, when she submitted her letter of resignation to Town Clerk Sheila Sedlack.

Everyone knows there have been problems with the school board that warrant a change in leadership, but somehow O’Brien managed to leave a cloud of uncertainty behind her in her wordy exodus, leaving more questions than answers about what exactly went wrong.

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